The hexadecimal color code #8d99ce is a medium light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #8d99ce is comprised of 55.29% red, 60% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #8d99ce has a hue of 229° (degrees), 40% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.89 nm.
I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.
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Do not fear mistakes - there are none.
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It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.
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